Trouble getting pregnant

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Don’t leave it to luck — there are simple steps you can take to increase your chances of getting pregnant.

Preparing your body for a healthy start and knowing the best times to try can give you an advantage.

What causes fertility problems?

Some couples have trouble getting pregnant. The good news is there's a wide range of treatments available and doctors are able to help many couples go on to have babies. Learn about common fertility problems, including the causes and treatments.

Smoking reduces your chances of conceiving. Find more reasons to quit and the resources to help you.

Reviewed by: Jeff Convissar, MD, November 2015
Additional Kaiser Permanente reviewers

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